The Hon Darren Chester MP, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, A/g Minister for Regional Development, A/g Minister for Local Government and Territories
- Coalition delivering $10 billion National Rail Program
The Australian Government is getting on with the job of delivering its record investment in rail by releasing key selection criteria for its $10 billion National Rail Program (NRP).
- Inland Rail Community Consultative Committees to meet for the first time in Queensland
Four Inland Rail Community Consultative Committees will meet for the first time in Queensland, following a commitment by the Government and the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC).
- New Tennis Centre an ace for Wyong
There was a large ‘racquet’ today at the Wyong Tennis Centre to mark the completion of upgrades which will help the region draw larger tournaments and expand its membership, which is the latest election commitment delivered by the Coalition Government in Dobell.
- Learner drivers handed keys2drive for another four years
Young drivers and their parents will be targeted as part of a Federal Government program to reduce road trauma, particularly in regional areas.
- Aussie steel on track for Inland Rail
Another milestone for the iconic Melbourne to Brisbane Inland Rail has been reached, with the announcement that Liberty OneSteel Whyalla Steelworks has secured the contract to supply the steel rail for the first section of the track to begin construction.
- Certainty for maritime safety
Australia's maritime industries received a boost today with Commonwealth, State and Territory Ministers committing more than $100 million to support operators during service delivery transition to the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA).
- 'Newell' in the crown—tenders called and approval for highway upgrade
Tenders have been called to upgrade the Newell Highway between Mungle Back Creek and Boggabilla, north of Moree in New South Wales, while federal funding of $61.35 million has also been approved.